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Wenham, David 1965-

Overview
Works: 229 works in 1,031 publications in 7 languages and 31,323 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  History  War films  Historical films  Biographical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Epic films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Other, Author, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by David Wenham
300 by Zack Snyder( Visual )

88 editions published between 2007 and 2019 in 7 languages and held by 3,459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the Battle of Thermopylae of 480 BC, an alliance of Greek city-states fought the invading Persian army in the mountain pass of Thermopylae. Vastly outnumbered, the Greeks held back the enemy in one of the most famous last stands of history. Persian King Xerxes lead an Army of well over 100,000 men to Greece and was confronted by 300 Spartans, 700 Thespians and other Slave soldiers. Xerxes waited many days for King Leonidas to surrender or withdraw. When the Greeks did not leave, Xerxes was left with no option and he moved forward. The battle lasted for about 3 days and after which all 300 Spartans were killed. The Spartan defeat would not have happened if not for a local shepherd, named Ephialtes, who defected to the Persians and informed Xerxes of a separate path through Thermopylae, which the Persians could use to outflank the Greeks
Lion by Garth Davis( Visual )

49 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 2,815 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five-year-old Saroo gets lost on a train which takes him thousands of kilometers across India, away from home and family. Saroo must learn to survive alone in Kolkata, before ultimately being adopted by an Australian couple. Twenty-five years later, armed with only a handful of memories, his unwavering determination, and a revolutionary technology known as Google Earth, he sets out to find his lost family and finally return to his first home
Australia by Baz Luhrmann( Visual )

34 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 2,244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In northern Australia at the beginning of World War II, an English aristocrat inherits a cattle station the size of Maryland. When English cattle barons plot to take her land, she reluctantly joins forces with a rough-hewn stock-man to drive 2,000 head of cattle across hundreds of miles of the country's most unforgiving land, only to still face the bombing of Darwin, Australia, by the Japanese forces that had attacked Pearl Harbor only months earlier
Van Helsing by Stephen Sommers( Visual )

36 editions published between 2003 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 2,080 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legendary 19th-century monster hunter Van Helsing is sent to mysterious Transylvania to battle the evil Dracula is trying to release with the unwilling help of Frankestein's monster and a wolf-man
Pirates of the Caribbean by Johnny Depp( Visual )

18 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 2,002 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captain Jack Sparrow finds the winds of ill-fortune blowing even more strongly when deadly ghost pirates led by his old nemesis, the terrifying Captain Salazar, escape from the Devil's Triangle, determined to kill every pirate at sea. His only hope of survival lies in seeking out the legendary Trident of Poseidon, a powerful artifact that bestows upon its possessor total control over the seas
The lord of the rings( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 2,000 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frodo makes his way through the darkness to Mount Doom to destroy the One Ring. Aragorn learns of his destiny as the true King and the others prepare for a massive battle that will determine the fate of Middle-Earth
Public enemies by Michael Mann( Visual )

25 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1933. It is the fourth year of the Great Depression. For John Dillinger, Alvin Karpis and Baby Face Nelson, it is the golden age of bank robbery. After serving a ten-year prison sentence, John Dillinger embarks on a cross-country bank-robbing spree with help from his associates: faithful driver Red Hamilton, cocky lookout Homer Van Meter, and murderous hothead Baby Face Nelson. He relocates to Chicago, where he meets hatcheck girl Billie Frechette and falls in love, but struggles to reconcile his new romance with his life on the run. Meanwhile, FBI director J. Edgar Hoover has enlisted Special Agent Melvin Purvis to use the latest techniques and equipment to catch Dillinger-Public Enemy Number One-even as Purvis realizes that doing so may stretch his principles to the breaking point
The Lord of the Rings by Orlando Bloom( Visual )

32 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 1,567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This third installment finds Middle-Earth on the verge of great change. Frodo and Sam are approaching Mount Doom to destroy the One Ring and a massive battle is about to ensue that will determine the fate of Middle Earth
The lord of the rings by Peter Jackson( Visual )

21 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 1,546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Frodo Baggins and the Fellowship continue their quest to destroy the One Ring and stand against the evil of the dark lord Sauron. The Fellowship has divided and now find themselves taking different paths to defeating Sauron and his allies. Their destinies now lie at two towers - Orthanc Tower in Isengard, where the corrupted wizard Saruman waits and Sauron's fortress at Baraddur, deep within the dark lands of Mordor."--Amazon.com
300 : rise of an empire( Visual )

30 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Greek general Themistokles attempts to unite all of Greece by leading the charge that will change the course of the war. He's pitted against the massive invading Persian forces led by mortal-turned-god Xerxes, and Artemesia, vengeful commander of the Persian navy
Top of the lake by Jane Campion( Visual )

33 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and German and held by 996 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pregnant 12 year-old girl who won't reveal who the father is, walks chest deep into the freezing waters of a New Zealand lake and disappears. Robin Griffin is called in to investigate and becomes more and more obsessed. As she searches, she slowly begins to realize that finding the girl is tantamount to finding herself, a self she has kept well hidden. A powerful and haunting story about our search for happiness, where the dream of paradise attracts its dark twin, the fall
The Crocodile Hunter : Collision course( Visual )

8 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 995 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Steve Irwin is sent out to relocate a huge crocodile that has swallowed a top secret U.S. satellite beacon
The proposition by John Hillcoat( Visual )

27 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 961 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the desolate Australian outback of the 1880s, newly-arrived Captain Stanley captures the wanted outlaw Charlie Burns. Seeking to civilize the violent outback frontier, Captain Stanley presents his prisoner with a stark choice: Burns can either watch his beloved younger brother Mikey die on the gallows, or find and betray his older and far more dangerous brother Arthur to the authorities
Oranges and sunshine by Jim Loach( Visual )

36 editions published between 2010 and 2019 in English and held by 833 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The unforgettable true story of Margaret Humphreys, a social worker who uncovered one of the most controversial scandals of recent times: the organized deportation of innocent children from the UK to Australia, where they were thought to be lost in the system forever. Against overwhelming odds, and with little regard for her own safety, Humphreys reunited thousands of families and brought worldwide attention to a corrupt system and an extraordinary miscarriage of justice
The children of Huang Shi by Roger Spottiswoode( Visual )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2018 in English and held by 561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the 1930's in war-torn China and inspired by true events. George Hogg is a young Englishman who leads sixty orphaned boys on an extraordinary journey of almost a thousand miles across the snow-bound Liu Pan Shan mountains to safety on the edge of the Mongolian desert. During his journey, George learns to rely on the support of Chen, the leader of a Chinese partisan group who becomes his closest friend. He soon finds himself falling in love with the Australian adventurer Lee, an unsentimental nurse. Along the way, Hogg befriends Madame Wang, an aristocratic survivor who has also been displaced by war. She helps the young Englishman, his friends and their sixty war orphans make their way to safety near the western end of the Great Wall of China
Top of the lake by Ariel Kleiman( Visual )

9 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five years after the shocking events that rocked her hometown in New Zealand, Detective Robin Griffin has returned to Sydney and is trying to rebuild her life. When the unidentified body of an Asian girl washes up on Bondi Beach, there appears little hope of finding the killer, until Robin realizes "China Girl" didn't die alone
Goldstone by Ivan Sen( Visual )

9 editions published between 2016 and 2018 in English and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective Jay Swan arrives in the frontier town of Goldstone on a missing persons inquiry, and what seems like a simple investigation unearths a web of crime, corruption humn trafficking, and the exploitation of aboriginal lands
Blinky Bill : the movie by Ryan Kwanten( Visual )

10 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Blinky Bill, an adventurous young koala, discovers a mysterious marker that hints at his dad's whereabouts, he embarks on a journey that takes him into the wild and dangerous Outback. He befriends Nutsy, a zoo koala, and Jacko, a nervous frill necked lizard. Pursued by a vengeful cat who has a personal score to settle with Blinky, the trio must learn to work together if they ever want to survive the rugged Australian landscape and find Blinky's father!
In like Flynn( Visual )

9 editions published between 2018 and 2019 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The biographical film depicts Errol Flynn's life before he was an internationally known celebrity. In is early life Flynn was a street fighter, gambler, gold prospector, womanizer, opium smuggler, and adventurer
Van Helsing : the London assignment by Stephen Sommers( Visual )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and Chinese and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deep in the heart of London, the sinister creature, Mr. Hyde, terrorizes the late-night streets in a haunting crime spree. With the city in a panic, the Knights of the Holy Order send Van Helsing into London with the mission of tracking down and capturing the evil Mr. Hyde
 
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